Quotations that match 'olympics'.

I started in law school in '71 and graduated in '74. So I was training for the Olympics, running or averaging around 20 miles a day and going to law school full time. Frank Shorter
[ Around Averaging Day Full Going Graduated Law Miles Olympics Running School Started Time Training]
One of the things I learned from working on the Olympics was, the world does not need another big multimedia show. Laurie Anderson
[ Another Big Does Learned Multimedia Need Olympics Show Things Working World]
And then, looking back at my first Olympics, and when the pressure was on, in '94 and '98, and looking back and going, wow. I sensed and felt what Brian had gone through. Elvis Stojko
[ Back Brian Felt First Going Gone Had Looking Olympics Pressure Sensed Then Through Wow]
As a co-chair of the State's 2010 Olympics Task Force, I am working to make sure our border crossings are ready to handle the risks and benefits the Games will bring. Rick Larsen
[ Am Benefits Border Bring Force Games Handle Make Olympics Our Ready Risks State Sure Task Will Working]
The USA have recently done well in the Olympics and the Youth World Cup. So I think there will be some good young players available in the future, and not too expensive which is important to the club. Richard Gough
[ Available Club Cup Done Expensive Future Good Important Olympics Players Recently Some Think Too Usa Well Which Will World Young Youth]
The Olympics are a wonderful metaphor for world cooperation, the kind of international competition that's wholesome and healthy, an interplay between countries that represents the best in all of us. John Williams
[ Best Between Competition Cooperation Countries Healthy International Interplay Kind Metaphor Olympics Represents Us Wholesome Wonderful World]
And currently, there are four to five new works in the pipeline for upcoming celebrations such as the Sydney 2000 Olympics, Australian Federation, my 50th Birthday, and Sydney Dance Company's 25th Anniversary. Graeme Murphy
[ Anniversary Australian Birthday Celebrations Company Currently Dance Federation Five Four New Olympics Pipeline Such Sydney Upcoming Works]
The Olympics: not one of my better memories. Debi Thomas
[ Better Memories Olympics]
My dream as a youngster was to be like Olivier. To be a great stage actor. To be a great Shakespearean actor. To me that is the Olympics of acting. Armand Assante
[ Acting Actor Dream Great Olivier Olympics Shakespearean Stage Youngster]
The greatest memory for me of the 1984 Olympics was not the individual honors, but standing on the podium with my teammates to receive our team gold medal. Mitch Gaylord
[ Gold Greatest Honors Individual Medal Memory Olympics Our Podium Receive Standing Team Teammates]
I tried to make the Olympics team in 1956. Bruce Dern
[ Make Olympics Team Tried]
Well my thoughts on American swimming are that our prospects look favorable, but we may not have as strong a showing in the gold medal count as in previous Olympics. But I am not coaching. Mark Spitz
[ Am American Coaching Count Favorable Gold Look May Medal Olympics Our Previous Prospects Showing Strong Swimming Thoughts Well]
I remember at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Shaq always wanted me to show him steps over and over. Hakeem Olajuwon
[ Always Atlanta Him Olympics Over Remember Show Steps Wanted]
I always wanted to be a dentist from the time I was in high school, and I was accepted to dental school in the spring of 1972. I was planning to go, but after the Olympics there were other opportunities. Mark Spitz
[ Accepted After Always Dental Dentist Go High Olympics Opportunities Other Planning School Spring Time Wanted Were]
We have been actively trying to have New York City host the 2012 Olympics. George Pataki
[ Actively Been City Host New Olympics Trying York]
Through everything I've gone through- and I've been everywhere, at the top of the world, in jail, hung over drunk - I never gave up my dream of winning a gold medal in the Olympics. Dan O'Brien
[ Been Dream Drunk Everything Everywhere Gave Gold Gone Hung Jail Medal Never Olympics Over Through Top Up Winning World]
I do a lot of running and hiking, and I also collect stamps - space stamps and Olympics stamps. Sally Ride
[ Also Collect Hiking Lot Olympics Running Space Stamps]
My last real race was at the Olympics in Sydney in 2000. Cathy Freeman
[ Last Olympics Race Real Sydney]
They didn't have college scholarships for women. Had they done that at the time, I may have stayed on for another two Olympics, but the opportunities were not available to women that they have today. Debbie Meyer
[ Another Available College Done Had May Olympics Opportunities Scholarships Stayed Time Today Two Were Women]
Waving the flag at the 1976 Olympics wasn't my idea. It was too much apple pie and ice cream. Not that I don't love my country, but I felt it was my victory up there, I put all the time into it. Bruce Jenner
[ Apple Country Cream Felt Flag Ice Idea Into Love Much Olympics Pie Put Time Too Up Victory Waving]
Even though the Bush campaign ad tells you that Afghanistan is a new democracy at the Olympics because of Bush's efforts, Afghanistan hasn't actually had an election. Peter Schuyler
[ Actually Ad Afghanistan Because Bush Campaign Democracy Efforts Election Even Had Hasn New Olympics Tells Though]
I've been very fortunate to be involved in all the Super Bowls, to see some World Series, to cover heavyweight championship fights; I've been to the Olympics and seen every sporting event there is. Will McDonough
[ Been Bowls Championship Cover Event Every Fights Fortunate Heavyweight Involved Olympics See Seen Series Some Sporting Super Very World]
Anabolic steroids were not banned until after the 72 Olympics. Bill Toomey
[ After Banned Olympics Steroids Until Were]
Passover and Easter are the only Jewish and Christian holidays that move in sync, like the ice skating pairs we saw during the winter Olympics. Marvin Olasky
[ Christian During Easter Holidays Ice Jewish Move Olympics Only Pairs Saw Skating Sync Winter]
The Olympics are always a special competition, it is very difficult to predict what will happen. Sergei Bubka
[ Always Competition Difficult Happen Olympics Predict Special Very Will]
If there's anything that is the center of my career both creatively and emotionally, it's the Olympics. Dick Ebersol
[ Anything Both Career Center Creatively Emotionally Olympics]
At an Olympics Game, you want to enjoy it, especially if you know it's going to be your last one. Shannon Miller
[ Enjoy Especially Game Going Know Last Olympics Want Your]
I really want to do the Olympics. Obviously, I can't let things out of the bag, so to speak. Mark Roberts
[ Bag Obviously Olympics Out Really Speak Things Want]
What was most important to me at the Olympics was going out there and performing my best. When I messed up the first jump combination, which was my big move, it hit me that I messed up the program of my life. Debi Thomas
[ Best Big Combination First Going Hit Important Jump Life Messed Most Move Olympics Out Performing Program Up Which]
It's different today than it was then. In those days we were strictly amateurs. If I had wanted to stay in for the '80 Olympics, my parents couldn't have afforded it. Dorothy Hamill
[ Afforded Amateurs Days Different Had Olympics Parents Stay Strictly Than Then Those Today Wanted Were]
Olympics is global competition in which eighty, ninety, hundred, hundred and ten countries participate. George Pataki
[ Competition Countries Eighty Global Hundred Ninety Olympics Participate Ten Which]
My biggest loss was the Olympics. I just can't forget losing. I never will. Mark Spitz
[ Biggest Forget Just Losing Loss Never Olympics Will]
I have to consider my greatest accomplishments winning the Olympics because everything that I've done after that is really because of the Olympics. Brian Boitano
[ Accomplishments After Because Consider Done Everything Greatest Olympics Really Winning]
I planned to stop in 2002 after the Salt Lake City Olympics. I felt able to remain competitive another four years, and I wanted to stop while I'm still at the top. Hermann Maier
[ Able After Another City Competitive Felt Four Lake Olympics Planned Remain Salt Still Stop Top Wanted While Years]
I met Jesse Owens once. He was a remarkable individual, and I have tremendous respect for what he did in the Olympics under the circumstances. Lee Trevino
[ Circumstances Did Individual Jesse Met Olympics Once Owens Remarkable Respect Tremendous Under]
There is something in the Olympics, indefinable, springing from the soul, that must be preserved. Chris Brasher
[ Indefinable Must Olympics Preserved Something Soul Springing]
After the '96 Olympics, we all started believing that this is bigger than we thought, and we were willing to do the work. We knew that it was up to us, the players, to make soccer successful. Brandi Chastain
[ After Believing Bigger Knew Make Olympics Players Soccer Started Successful Than Thought Up Us Were Willing Work]
At the Olympics in China, every color was represented... and that was just the drinking water. Evan Sayet
[ China Color Drinking Every Just Olympics Represented Water]
I did pretty well at the Sydney Olympics, but those were my first Games. Marion Jones
[ Did First Games Olympics Pretty Sydney Those Well Were]
Russell joined the team in December, 1956, following the Olympics. Bob Cousy
[ December Following Joined Olympics Russell Team]
The Olympics are great for notoriety right off the bat, but your body of work is what people remember you for. Brian Boitano
[ Bat Body Great Notoriety Off Olympics Remember Right Work Your]
My wife and I came to Canada for the 1994 Commonwealth Games and we really liked the B.C. lifestyle and environment. The following year we applied to become permanent residents. We moved here in 1996 after the Atlanta Olympics. Jonathan Brown
[ After Applied Atlanta Become Came Canada Commonwealth Environment Following Games Here Lifestyle Liked Moved Olympics Permanent Really Residents Wife Year]
Immediately after the Olympics, I was pretty fatigued. Eric Heiden
[ After Fatigued Immediately Olympics Pretty]
The Olympics remain the most compelling search for excellence that exists in sport, and maybe in life itself. Dawn Fraser
[ Compelling Excellence Exists Itself Life Maybe Most Olympics Remain Search Sport]
Pay-per-view would deprive many kids of the delight of seeing the Olympics. Mary Lou Retton
[ Delight Deprive Kids Many Olympics Seeing Would]
I still can't believe I won the Olympics. That's what I feel right now - completely alive as a human being. It's a really beautiful moment. Clara Hughes
[ Alive Beautiful Being Believe Completely Feel Human Moment Now Olympics Really Right Still Won]
Squash has the credentials to become an olympic event and our goal is to see the sport in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. We are working towards this and will keep trying even if our bid is not successful. Jahangir Khan
[ Become Beijing Bid Credentials Even Event Goal Keep Olympic Olympics Our See Sport Squash Successful Towards Trying Will Working]
The ultimate would be to compete in a couple more Olympics, hopefully break some world records and wind up my sports career with a couple of years in the WNBA. Marion Jones
[ Break Career Compete Couple Hopefully More Olympics Records Some Sports Ultimate Up Wind Wnba World Would Years]
In Hollywood you can see things at night that are fast enough to be in the Olympics in the day time. Will Rogers
[ Day Enough Fast Hollywood Night Olympics See Things Time]
When you're expected to win and you have the press saying that you are going to win the Olympic gold medal, and you're the only sure thing in the Olympics, it can undermine your confidence. Scott Hamilton
[ Confidence Expected Going Gold Medal Olympic Olympics Only Press Saying Sure Thing Undermine Win Your]
It's not the Olympics. It's Concord, New Hampshire, and a homecoming should reflect the community I'm part of. Christa McAuliffe
[ Community Concord Hampshire Homecoming New Olympics Part Reflect Should]
My life has been a whirlwind since the '94 Olympics. Nancy Kerrigan
[ Been Life Olympics Since Whirlwind]
When I went to the Olympics, I had every intention of shaving the mustache off, but I realized I was getting so many comments about it - and everybody was talking about it - that I decided to keep it. Mark Spitz
[ Comments Decided Every Everybody Getting Had Intention Keep Many Mustache Off Olympics Realized Shaving Talking Went]
In sports, people reach their peak very early. You have to move on. I don't know if I will ever surpass what I did at the Olympics, but I'm still doing the work I always wanted to do. Greg Louganis
[ Always Did Doing Early Ever Know Move Olympics Peak Reach Sports Still Surpass Their Very Wanted Will Work]
The highlight of my career? The Olympics, of course. Tara Lipinski
[ Career Course Highlight Olympics]
I don't know what it means to be out there against the Olympics. Yahoo Serious
[ Against Know Means Olympics Out]
I'm actually the daytime host of the Olympics on NBC. Jim Lampley
[ Actually Daytime Host Nbc Olympics]
They want the Olympics. We ought to make sure they don't get the Olympics. George Nethercutt
[ Get Make Olympics Ought Sure Want]
At the Olympics, you there to do a job. I feel you should take it seriously. You should be respectful. You are putting on the red-white-and-blue and going out there to perform for your country. Shannon Miller
[ Country Feel Going Job Olympics Out Perform Putting Respectful Seriously Should Take Your]
If you don't try to win you might as well hold the Olympics in somebody's back yard. Jesse Owens
[ Back Hold Might Olympics Somebody Try Well Win Yard]
For athletes, the Olympics are the ultimate test of their worth. Mary Lou Retton
[ Athletes Olympics Test Their Ultimate Worth]
It was pretty extensive - we worked out 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, for 3 months, which I think is more than anybody in the Olympics. I thought well I don't need this, the girls need it, but it was a gift. David Carradine
[ Anybody Day Days Extensive Gift Girls Hours Months More Need Olympics Out Pretty Than Think Thought Week Well Which Worked]
Part of what Special Olympics is trying to do is break down stereotypes that still exist for people. There is still a lot of fear. Maria Shriver
[ Break Down Exist Fear Lot Olympics Part Special Stereotypes Still Trying]
In 1968, in the midst of the tumultuous 1960s, the Olympics were much more than just another event. Peggy Fleming
[ Another Event Just Midst More Much Olympics Than Tumultuous Were]
She said I did good and I think she was happy with what I did. She just wants me to get my higher Start Value vault, which I'll be competing at Trials and, hopefully, the Olympics. Carly Patterson
[ Competing Did Get Good Happy Higher Hopefully Just Olympics Said She Start Think Trials Value Vault Wants Which]
Everything about the Olympics was first class, and women were treated as athletes and equals. Elizabeth Robinson Schwartz
[ Athletes Class Equals Everything First Olympics Treated Were Women]
The Olympics were great, because you had to make the team, and then go to the games. Now, I don't know, these guys today don't want to do anything like that. Oscar Robertson
[ Anything Because Games Go Great Guys Had Know Make Now Olympics Team Then These Today Want Were]
The world awaits Beijing's hosting of the 2008 Olympics, an occasion which will bring into the global spotlight the dramatic advances China is making in enhancing the quality of life for its people. Alexander Haig
[ Advances Awaits Beijing Bring China Dramatic Enhancing Global Hosting Into Life Making Occasion Olympics Quality Spotlight Which Will World]
Finishing second in the Olympics gets you silver. Finishing second in politics gets you oblivion. Richard M. Nixon
[ Finishing Gets Oblivion Olympics Politics Second Silver]
Whatever the reason is, I hope we can finish talking about the Olympics. It's gone, it's behind us. The schedule wasn't proper for players who went there and there is some fatigue in a lot guys' play right now. Saku Koivu
[ Behind Fatigue Finish Gone Guys Hope Lot Now Olympics Play Players Proper Reason Right Schedule Some Talking Us Went Whatever]
There were no competitions on television. The first skating competition I ever remember seeing on television was the 1968 Olympics when Peggy Fleming won. Dorothy Hamill
[ Competition Competitions Ever First Fleming Olympics Peggy Remember Seeing Skating Television Were Won]
The Olympics are coming... and it's a big problem in American politics, because the problem with holding the Olympics this fall is that we're all going to be focused on the Olympics, and it makes that window of opportunity for Gore to win the election that much smaller. Susan Estrich
[ American Because Big Coming Election Fall Focused Going Gore Holding Makes Much Olympics Opportunity Politics Problem Smaller Win Window]
I made my first Australian senior team when I was 16, first Olympics when I was 19, and I retired. I'm 32, I retired four years ago, so a good third of my life or nearly a third of my life has been all about running. Cathy Freeman
[ Ago Australian Been First Four Good Life Made Nearly Olympics Retired Running Senior Team Third Years]
Before the start of the '76 Olympics, I'd had 160 amateur fights. I won 155 and lost five. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Amateur Before Fights Five Had Lost Olympics Start Won]
I think the Olympics could help us reach more people. Graeme Murphy
[ Could Help More Olympics Reach Think Us]